ECE383 - Embedded Systems II

Lesson Topic Reading Assigned Due
L1 Intro, Entity and architecture, Digital Systems Design 1.1-1.7 HW #1 BOC L2
L2 Digital Systems, hierarchical design, testbench 2.1, 2.2.1, 2.2.2 HW #2 BOC L3
L3 Combinational elements, unsigned, constraints file, synthesis 3.5.4, 4.2.3, 4.3.1 HW #3 BOC L4
L4 Sequential elements 5.1, 5.2, 5.7, 5.8 HW #4 BOC L5
L5 Combinations of elements, lab intro 7.2 HW #5 BOC L6
L6 Lab1 - VGA Synchronization Gate Check 1 COB L6
L7 Lab1 - VGA Synchronization Gate Check 2 COB L7
L8 Lab1 - VGA Synchronization Lab1 Functionality COB L8
L9 Finite State Machines 10.2.1, 10.3.2, 10.4, 10.6.1 Lab1 Write-up
HW #6
L10 Datapath and Control 11.1, 11.2, 14.4.2 HW #7 BOC L11
L11 Datapath and Control 11.5 HW #8 BOC L12
L12 Datapath and Control
L13 Lab2 - Data acquisition, storage and display Gate Check 1 COB L13
L14 GR #1
L15 Lab2 - Data acquisition, storage and display Gate Check 2 BOC L15
L16 Lab2 - Data acquisition, storage and display Lab2 Functionality COB L16
L17 Soft CPU Lab2 Write-up
HW #9
L18 Soft CPU HW #10 BOC L19
L19 Soft CPU HW #11 BOC L20
L20 Lab3 - O'scope control Final Project Ideas
L21 Lab3 - O'scope control
L22 Lab3 - O'scope control
L23 Direct Digital Synthesis Lab3 Functionality COB L23
L24 Direct Digital Synthesis Lab3 Write-up
Final Project Proposal
L25 Digital Low Pass Filter Revised Final Project Proposal BOC L26
L26 Digital Low Pass Filter HW #12 BOC L27
L27 Lab4 - Function generator
L28 Lab4 - Function generator
L29 Lab4 - Function generator Lab4 Functionality COB L29
L30 Asynchronous Design
FPGA fabric
Lab4 Write-up COB L30
L31 GR #2
L32 Lab5 - Final Project
Milestone #1
Final Project Plan BOC L32
L33 Lab5 - Final Project
Milestone #1
L34 Communication Skills (writing) Milestone#1 BOC L34
L35 Lab5 - Final Project
Milestone #2
L36 Lab5 - Final Project
Milestone #2
L37 Communication Skills (speaking) Milestone#2 BOC L37
L38 Lab5 - Final Project
Final push
L39 Lab5 - Final Project
Final push
Project Write-up COB L39
L40 Final Presentations Final Presentation BOC L40